Document, 1807 April 18

Title:
Document, 1807 April 18
Library Location:
Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Name:
Van Schaack, Peter, 1747-1832; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Format:
correspondence
Digital Project:
Papers of John Jay
Date:
1807 April 18
Note:
The entire content of the original has been digitized.
Physical Description:
2
Subjects:
United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783; Jay, John, 1745-1829
Summary:
Has written a letter to Lord Amherst informing him of the death of John Van Alen and recommending the latter's nephew as a proper person to succeed him as Amherst's agent. Electioneering is very active at present. Federalists are against a change, preferring to "bear the ills they have, rather than fly to others they know not of."
Identifier:
columbia.jay.09433

Document, 1807 April 18